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flag day 2017

GW Flag Day 2017 Is Most Grateful Year Yet

April 14, 2017
Students write more than 1,400 thank you cards to alumni donors to show appreciation for their generosity.

Former NASA Administrator Tells LEAD Cohort to Be Role Models

April 14, 2017
Charles Bolden advised the junior military officers in the GW LEAD master’s program to instill in the men and women under their charge the importance of doing the right thing.
TCO Competition 2017

Sustainable Graphite, Drug Development Earn Commercialization Prizes

April 14, 2017
Twenty-one research groups vied for $30,000 in prizes at the 2017 Innovation Competition.
Francisco Kilgore

How I Got The Job: GW Alumnus Finds Connections in Customer Service

April 13, 2017
Francisco Kilgore, a December 2016 graduate, says problem solving skills he learned as an undergraduate have helped him be successful at Tesla.
Jens Stoltenberg

NATO Secretary General Emphasizes Loyalty, Adaptation

April 13, 2017
In remarks at GW’s Elliott School of International Affairs, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg hailed the alliance as the “most successful” in history.
Alec Baldwin at Lisner

‘Trump Is the Head Writer of Saturday Night Live’

April 13, 2017
One-time GW student Alec Baldwin talked about impersonating the 45th president and the pressure to make money in Hollywood during Lisner event.
David Scavone

Luther W. Brady Art Gallery Celebrates 15-Year Anniversary

April 11, 2017
Director and Chief Curator of University Galleries Lenore Miller discusses gallery’s memorable exhibitions and influence on arts community.

‘NEXT’ Explores Identity, Disability and Displacement

April 11, 2017
GW’s Corcoran School of the Arts and Design annual thesis exhibition “NEXT” showcases works of graduating class.
kogan plaza flag day

University Recognizes Philanthropy on GW Flag Day

April 11, 2017
Events thanking university supporters will be held on Foggy Bottom Campus Wednesday, while a philanthropy challenge could bring in $5,000 for student support.
Allan Goldstein

GW Researcher Uncovers Potential New Treatment for Cystic Fibrosis

April 11, 2017
Allan Goldstein co-authored a paper on a potential new drug for the genetic disease affecting 70,000 people worldwide.

SMPA Awards 2017 White House Correspondents’ Association Scholarship

April 10, 2017
Senior Teniola Ayoola will attend this year’s dinner alongside some of the country’s most renowned journalists.
Peak Sen Chua

Students Elect New Leaders for 2017-18

April 10, 2017
Peak Sen Chua was named the next executive vice president after receiving 51.9 percent of the vote.
Inside GW

Inside GW Welcomes more than 3,400 Visitors

April 10, 2017
Admitted student days will offer tours, info sessions and sample academic experiences.
Left to right: Frank Sesno, Chris Policinski, Shawn Lightfoot and Katie Dotterer-Pyle. (Logan Werlinger/GW Today)

Good Storytelling Moves the Planet Forward

April 10, 2017
Annual summit emphasizes how communicating narrative effectively can spark action on sustainability.
Research Days 2017

Students Present Novel Ideas at Research Days 2017

April 10, 2017
GW students across disciplines showcased their work and competed for prizes during the annual two-day event.